Definition: Insolation

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Insolation

The solar power density incident on a surface of stated area and orientation, usually expressed as Watts per square meter or Btu per square foot per hour.[1]

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Related Terms
Solar radiationIrradianceSolar power densityenergypowerenergy
References
  1. http://www1.eere.energy.gov/solar/solar_glossary.html